Science Writer Resume Samples

As a Science Writer, the professional will research, write and edit scientific news, articles, and features for the business, trade, and professional publications, technical journals, and the general media. A well-drafted Science Writer Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – producing articles for publication in print and online according to agreed style, and keeping to strict deadlines; conducting interviews with scientists, doctors, and academics, and establishing a network of industry experts; attending academic and press conferences, visiting research establishments, reading and researching specialist media and literature, conducting reference searches, reviewing and amending work in response to editor feedback.

Those seeking this job role must mention on the resume the following skills – excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong interest in science, the ability to think logically and understand complex ideas and data, and a sound understanding of standard computer programs. Employers hire writers having a Master’s degree in Science or Journalism.

Science Writer Resume example

Science Writer Resume

Headline : Talented and experienced research associate seeks position to facilitate clinical research trials. Proven capability to work quickly yet accurately in all aspects of a patient trial, including but not limited to creation and maintenance of Internal Review Board forms, consent process, subject data collection, case report form and database entry, and follow-up surveys.

Skills : Social Media - Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Content Management Systems - InCopy, BrightSport, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Informed and educated lay audience about new health research findings and routinely experienced scientific concepts through press releases, news articles and blog posts.
    2. Solicited information from scientific experts to develop news articles and press releases: Identified appropriate experts by researching publication history.
    3. Initiated contact via cold emails.
    4. Gathered insight through email correspondence, phone and in-person interviews.
    5. Maintained relationship by being responsive to inquiries and following up on requests.
    6. Interfaced with other internal departments to provide writing support for projects.
    7. Joined Association Media and Publishing, National Science Writers Association, D.C.
    8. Science Writers Association for professional development and to expand network.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D.


Science Writer Resume

Objective : Goal-oriented, versatile, and results driven, have experience in technical/science/and medical writing and document preparation, data management, information technology, and biological research. Advanced skills in MS Office products and graphic design applications that I have used to create images and diagrams included in manuscripts and presentations.

Skills : Diabetes, Familial hypercholesterolemia, Cardiovascular disease.

Description :

    1. Coordinated activities of the Center collaborative research among faculty, students and stakeholders.
    2. Worked with faculty, trade journals, environmental groups and agriculture associations to disseminate the center research beyond peer-reviewed science journals to demonstrate the value of University research in the state.
    3. Managed Editor: Farmington Independent, (weekly newspaper) Farmington, Minnesota.
    4. Supervised staff, wrote/edited, and maintained good relations with the community.
    5. Created complex and specialized content without supervision.
    6. Managed end to end process through Datavision & Matrix.
    7. Developed and maintained TA expertise.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        M.A.


        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : As a Science Writer, process Develop complex publications or medical information material Act as an expert in the field of medical communication or medical information for the assigned Therapeutic area.

        Skills : Strong attention to detail, Strong interpersonal skills.

        Description :

          1. Developed complex publications or medical information material.
          2. Act as an expert in the field of medical communication or medical information for the assigned Therapeutic area.
          3. Assisted the assigned scientific communication team in conducting comprehensive publication-needs analysis.
          4. Implemented relevant element of publication plan and associated activities for the year identified for the region.
          5. Worked with selected vendors within the region to deliver the required deliverables as per defined process.
          6. Designed an overall plan of action basis end-customers feedback & improve course content and delivery.
          7. Worked closely with scientific communication teams in regions/areas to identify publications needs and assist in developing assigned deliverables.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        BS in Science

        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : As a Science Writer, provide safe, automated, intuitive tenant lifecycle management enabling discovery, edge, network and unified authentication experiences for CDO services to serve their clients.

        Skills : Excellent technical and Business writing and process management skills.

        Description :

          1. Authored and Delivered high-quality documentation, Manage and streamline process for Traffic Engineering services.
          2. Authored and delivered high-quality documentation for new hires in Traffic Engineering services
          3. Managed, Supported and Tracked new hire onboarding for Traffic Engineering services and team.
          4. Developed, negotiated, and drove content strategy in alignment with engineering product strategy.
          5. Provided technical feedback on new features and experiences.
          6. Worked with customer data, gather feedback and drive your insights into content/product planning and continuous improvement.
          7. Developed comprehensive documentation that meets organizational standards.

        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        Diploma

        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : Experience worked with engineering to improve user experience: design, UI, and help refine content and create visuals and diagrams for technical support content.

        Skills : Strong time management / prioritization skills.

        Description :

          1. Researched, outlined, wrote, and edited new and existing content, working closely with various departments to understand project requirements.
          2. Independently gather information from subject matter experts to develop, organize, and write procedure manuals, technical specifications, and process documentation.
          3. Worked with development and support leads to identify all documentation repositories, revise and edit, and determine the best solution for data compilation and centralized storage.
          4. Researched, created, and maintained information architecture templates that uphold organizational and legal standards, and allow for easy data migration.
          5. Developed content in alternative media forms for maximum usability, with a consistent and cohesive voice across all documentation.
          6. Worked and assisted in creating, editing, and reviewing comprehensive technical.
          7. Documents such as user guides, online help, in-app documents and technical specifications.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        Engineering

        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : As a Science Writer, worked with solution architects, business leads, engineers, product managers, and design team to write eye-catching content and copy for our SaaS products.

        Skills : Good communicator with proven negotiation skills excellent organizational skills, presentation and written skills.

        Description :

          1. Ensured timely production of high quality CERs for devices across therapeutic areas.
          2. Screened and summarized literature for relevant clinical data.
          3. Reviewed literature to elucidate the clinical problem and current treatment techniques.
          4. Studied and reported device characteristics and instructions for use.
          5. Evaluated data for similar competitor devices.
          6. Summarized post-marketing surveillance and risk management data for the target device.
          7. Worked with senior writers to prepare documents that meet client expectations in terms of content, format, and presentation.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : Science Writer responsible to coordinate the work of local and cross functional project team. Also, Produce complete product documentation to facilitate technical understanding of ABB products.

        Skills : Resilience, Flexibility, Persistence and Self-motivation.

        Description :

          1. Created HEVA (Health Economics and Value Assessment) Communications deliverables (including manuscripts, posters, abstracts, slide decks) aligned with HEVA strategy and global HEVA communication plan across relevant business units and product teams.
          2. Managed core HEVA communication processes, templates, and products across the portfolio.
          3. Ensured Core Value Decks for key products are established and maintained, making available a regularly updated synthesis of critical HEVA evidence on the value of products.
          4. Maintained accountability for adherence to the publication SOP and other compliance expectations relevant to HEVA communication processes.
          5. Seek opportunities to innovate HEVA value communications to increase the relevance and impact of HEVA evidence and inform optimal access and reimbursement decisions.
          6. Developed and maintained TA expertise.
          7. Managed end to end process through Datavision & Matrix.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        Diploma

        Science Writer Resume

        Summary : As a Science Writer, academic training gives science writers the ability to understand scholarly articles, interpret and question data, learn about new topics quickly, and understand other scientists and their day-to-day work.

        Skills : Understand complex ideas and data, Strong interest in science.

        Description :

          1. Worked with cross functional teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and documentation requirements.
          2.  Authored high-quality product documentation that is appropriate for the product intended persona.
          3. Wrote easy-to-understand developer guides, and online help and seek to drive uniformity of text on user interfaces.
          4. Created tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications and analyze existing and new content, focusing on reuse and single-sourcing opportunities.
          5. Created and maintained the information architecture and developing content in alternative media forms for maximum usability, with a consistent and cohesive voice across all documentation.
          6. Wrote and edited technical content for many formats: service descriptions, statement of work, implementation guides, developer guides, architecture documents, and go-to-market materials.
          7. Led the selection of the appropriate professional CMS solution that would increase teams productivity and quality, and own its deployment, adoption, and evolution.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            BS in Science

            Science Writer Resume

            Summary : Science writers are discoveries and commercial developments in all branches of science, engineering, medicine, and environmental science.

            Skills : Journalism, Public Relations and Advertising.

            Description :

              1. Produced articles for publication both in print and online.
              2. Produced articles with an agreed upon style and within a strict time frame.
              3. Conducted interviews with scientists and academics from various fields.
              4. Established a network of industry experts.
              5. Attended academic and press conferences.
              6. Read and researched specialized publications such as company reports, scientific papers, newspapers, magazines and journals.
              7. Liaised with colleagues in order to determine article or publication content.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            Professional Degree

            Science Writer Resume

            Summary : Science writers have knowledge of their subject and be able to communicate it well to readers. Cover scientific occurrences and discoveries for journals, magazines, or other publications. A science writer may be affiliated or unaffiliated with the scientific area they cover.

            Skills : Excellent communication skills using a variety of mediums, such as graphics, video, text and audio.

            Description :

              1. Supporting development of plain language content on complex biomedical health topics for a variety of audiences.
              2. Writing and editing for fact sheets, web pages, scientific journals, speeches, reports, and many other products.
              3. Producing drafts of each written document for review by SMEs and senior project managers before submission to clients.
              4. Adjusting content to meet the needs of targeted populations and health consumers.
              5. Conducting background research to inform content development.
              6. Evaluated current content and develop innovative approaches for improvement.
              7. Wrote and edited content using XML authoring tools and other content management systems.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                Professional Degree